340.863.01 Doctoral Seminars in Epidemiology
- 1st term
- 3 credits
- Academic Year:
- 2013 - 2014
- East Baltimore
- Class Times:
- Tuesday, 4:00 - 5:50pm
340.601-604 and department written comprehensive exam.
Provides a forum in which the doctoral students present and discuss papers on topics relative to epidemiologic principles and practice. Proposed topics include issues in measurement, causal reasoning, confounding, and multilevel modeling. Faculty guides the selection of topics and readings, and facilitates active dialog among seminar participants.
- Learning Objectives:
- discuss epidemiology research, controversies, ethics, and help form their professional identities
- Methods of Assessment:
Student evaluation is based on a paper, presentations, and classroom discussion.
- Enrollment Restriction:
Restricted to second year doctoral students in Epi.
- Instructor Consent:
No consent required